Knock Off

2014’s Resolutions, How Did I Do?

    Hello! Are you so excited about it being 2015? I am looking forward to so much of what’s ahead, but before I get too far ahead of myself, I thought I would look back at my resolutions from last year and give myself a grade for how well I did! Since there is…

Guest Post {Project Run And Play}

I’m over at Project Run and Play today sharing a dress I made, and a shoe knock off tutorial, for liZ and Elizabeth’s Flashback May series. I am going to be uploading the bodice pattern for the dress here, as soon as I can get Paul to digitize it for me (it will only be…

Knockoff Anthropologie Firenze Velvet Tassel Pillow

    I shared the 5 new pillows I recently made for the family room yesterday, with the promise that today I would get around to posting the tutorial for the Anthropologie inspired velvet tassel pillow,   My pillow is a knockoff of Anthropologie’s Firenze Velvet Tassel Pillow,   My teal velvet fabric color was…

Family Room Pillows

    I’ve been on a pillow making kick in the family room for the last couple of weeks; after the open house this Christmas, I decided that the couch was a little too bare. I have added 5 new pillows since then, and I really like the way that they tie the colors of…

Knock Off Anthropologie Layered V-neck

Have you entered my awesome Birthday Giveaway yet? If not, hop on over and throw your hat into the ring! Today I have sort of a quick and dirty post, (that isn’t a full tutorial,) but it does show how I altered an existing pattern, to make a knock off shirt from Anthropologie. Anthropologie has…

New Couch Pillows

I decided recently that the kid’s couch needed a few more cushions, especially to pull the colors of the rug into the room, I was wanting something that was patchy looking so I could tie in all of the colors, but I didn’t want to do it in a quilt style, since that really is…

A Knock Off Dress in the Making……..

I have just received some fabric in the mail to make a dress that I have been thinking about for ages, The Truly Me Chevron Maxi Dress by Bunnies Picnic.  (the picture can be clicked on and is a link to the pinterest pin, but the dress can be found at it’s source here.) Other…

So You Think You’re Crafty Final Week!!!

Hooray, it’s here! I’m so excited to have made it to the finals of So You Think You’re Crafty, and I want to thank everyone for their votes so far! For my wild card project, I decided to make myself a complete outfit, (it’s actually my first new outfit since moving to Korea almost 8…

Anthro Jupukka Jacket Knock Off {Tutorial}

Here’s the tutorial for my Jupukka Jacket knock off, originally posted at So You Think You’re Crafty, and I thought I would bring it home!  This jacket was made entirely from my stash, I have actually been carrying the blue cotton velvet around for YEARS, and was so pleased to find such a good use for…

Anthro Knock Off Sweatshirt

Earlier I showed y’all a picture of this Anthropologie, shawl collared sweatshirt, I decided I wanted to make one for myself, but I wanted to start with one for Emmie, since I am doing back to school clothes for her right now, and I wanted to test the pattern on her first since it would…